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William Hulbert, a Chicago businessman and team executive, enlisted Albert Spalding, a star pitcher with the dominant team, the Boston Red Stockings, to help form a new league with businessmen rather than players running the show. How did the National League fare at first – and how did the American League come into existence? Information from Ken Sells' story generously provided by Nickie Fox who played for the AAGPBL's Kenosha Comets and Rockford Peaches from 1943-1952.
The first league was the National Association of Baseball Players, formed in 1871 and disbanded in 1875 because of poor leadership, inadequate rules and related problems. Stats Home2019 Regular Season Stats2019 Regular Season League Leaders2019 Sortable Team Stats Spring Training Sortable Stats Postseason Sortable Stats Statcast Leaders Milestone Tracker Offseason Leagues Scoring Changes Glossary Play Ball Home Play Hank Aaron Invitational Videos Photos News Pitch Smart Play Ball Near You States Play Parent/Coach Education RBIPitch, Hit & Run Jr. TV National Blackout Schedule Contact Us Forgot Password?The following is the Douglas County Amateur Baseball Association 2019 Standings. with scores submitted prior to that time and verified.Other updates may be made throughout the day, as time allows.